Annapolis Rotary Announces World’s Largest Crab Feast

Raffle Chairman Hank Mortimer, left, dons his crab hat and gives a raffle ticket to Dave Lunden, chairman of the Rotary Club's annual crab feast.

The Annapolis Rotary Club’s 72nd World’s Largest Crab Feast, its annual fundraising event, is set for 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 4, at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis. Participants can enjoy large #1 male blue crabs steamed on site along with Maryland vegetable crab soup, sweet corn on the cob, BBQ sandwiches, watermelon, draft beer and assorted sodas and water. A bake sale and cake raffle finish the feast with sweetness. Tickets are $65 in advance and $75 at the gate, with children aged 3 to 12 admitted for $25. To order tickets, visit or call 1-877-333-9667 weekdays. Proceeds benefit community groups. Last year the Club returned more than $69,000 to local nonprofits.

he 72nd annual Rotary Club of Annapolis Crab Feast will be held on Friday, August 4th, 2017, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis.

Rotary’s Motto is Service Above Self

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